In English undergraduate programs, the language of instruction is 100% English and preparatory education is compulsory. In associate degree programs and Turkish undergraduate programs, the language of instruction is Turkish and English Preparartory School is optional and there is a tuition for the Prep School. Freshmen students take a placement test. If they score above 60, they are qualified to take the Proficiency Exam. If they score 60 at the Proficiency exam, they are exempt from the Preparatory School. These exempt students start their department studies and take Eng101, Academic English Course to study more academic English work.
English Preparatory School Introduction
The English Preparatory Program consists of 4 levels: A1 (elementary), A2 (pre-intermediate), B1 (intermediate), and B2 (upper-intermediate). The normal education period in the preparatory class is one academic year, and the maximum education-training period is two academic years. The course / level in which students will study is determined according to the results of the placement exam held at the beginning of the academic year. Results; It is announced on the website of OSTIM Technical University, in the Department of Foreign Languages, in the announcements section.
Important note: Our students should follow the announcements section on our website to learn in which building / classroom they will take the exam before the exam day. Exams must be received half an hour before.